Jul 7, 2011

The Trimaran Adastra Superyacht by John Shuttleworth [17 pics]

The Trimaran Adastra Superyacht by John Shuttleworth [17 pics]

Design by JOHN SHUTTLEWORTH YACHT DESIGNS The Adastra is the result of more than five years of design and planning. The stunning 42.5 meter (139.4 ft) trimaran is currently being built in China for Hong Kong Clients, Anto and Elaine Marden. Designed and engineered by the world-renowned John Shuttleworth Yacht Designs, the Adastra is…

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Jul 6, 2011

Picture of the Day: Carpet Factory in Morocco

Picture of the Day: Carpet Factory in Morocco

CARPET FACTORY IN MARRAKESH, MOROCCO Photograph by YANN ARTHUS BERTRAND Photographer’s Description: Like Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria, Morocco is a major carpet production centre. These carpets are traditionally woven with wool, a symbol of protection and joy, sometimes combined with silk, cotton or camel or goat hair. The colours and patterns are…

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Jul 6, 2011

This Day In History – July 6th

This Day In History – July 6th

1ST REPUBLICAN PARTY CONVENTION HELD – JULY 6, 1854 First notable appearance of Republican Elepahnt | Illustration by Thomas Nast, Harper’s Magazine 7 Nov. 1874 The Republican Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Democratic Party. Founded by anti-slavery expansion activists…

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Jul 5, 2011

Picture of the Day: Anorexic Apple

Picture of the Day: Anorexic Apple

ANOREXIC APPLE Photograph by SANTY AGO via !*S4N7Y*! on Flickr

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Jul 5, 2011

21 Unbelievable Flatland BMX Photographs

21 Unbelievable Flatland BMX Photographs

Lake Front in Chicago – Matt Wilhelm | Photograph by FAT TONY My friend Fat Tony recently sent me this fantastic collection of flatland BMX photographs he took. As the online editor of the world’s leading BMX web site, ridebmx.com, Fat Tony is no stranger to the BMX community. Check out these 21 photographs…

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Jul 4, 2011

Picture of the Day: Cops in Canada

Picture of the Day: Cops in Canada

COPS IN CANADA Photograph by CARLOS OSORIO / TORONTO STAR A police officer is spotted performing crowd control at this year’s annual Pride Parade in Toronto, Canada. It takes place during the last week of June and has been an annual event since 1981. Pride Week celebrates Canada’s diverse sexual and gender…

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Jul 4, 2011

Astonishing Street Art Murals by Skount

Astonishing Street Art Murals by Skount

Artwork and Photography by SKOUNT Born in Almagro, Spain and currently working out of Amsterdam, street artist Skount has showcased his incredible work on walls around the world. A prolific graffiti artist in Barcelona, he moved from Spain in 2009. While often collaborating with other graffiti and street artists, Skount’s work is much more…

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